Search the Portuguese business register
VATify.eu retrieves basic company data from the VIES system. It verifies the title, address, and the VAT status.
Even though data on companies from Portugal is available on VIES, the system is regularly overloaded during business hours. Use VATify.eu to verify Portuguese VAT IDs and schedule daily monitoring, or:
When a change with a particular company is noted, a notification with registered changes will be sent to you. Once per week, VATify.eu sends a status report(XLSX file) with all available data on companies you are tracking.
Unique company identifier
The VAT ID (Número de Identificação Fiscal - NIF or Número de Identificação de Pessoa Coletiva - NIPC) is used for unique identification of Portuguese companies.
VATify.eu checks companies using the VAT ID. Here is a list of valid number formats:
|NIF||PT123456789||"PT" and 9 digits - people (fist digit 1-3)|
|NIPC||PT123456789||"PT" and 9 digits - companies (first digit 5)|